Scholarships and Student Funding

Informatics International Master's Scholarships

The School of Informatics will offer up to 10 Master's scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic session.

Award

Each scholarship will have a value of £2,000 and will be tenable for one academic year.

Eligibility

The scholarships will be awarded to international (non-EU) students who are accepted for admission on a full-time basis for an eligible postgraduate Master's programme of study.

Eligible programmes include:

  • MSc in Artificial Intelligence
  • MSc in Cognitive Science
  • MSc in Computer Science
  • MSc in Informatics

Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded broadly on the basis of academic merit. Candidates must have, or expect to obtain, a UK first class or 2:1 honours degree at undergraduate level or the international equivalent.

In addition to the above academic qualifications, the selection panel will also take into account the financial circumstances of applicants to ensure that as far as possible a student's financial situation does not impede a university education.

Applying

Eligible applicants should complete an online scholarship application

All applications must be submitted no later than 1st April 2016.

Please note you will not be able to access the online application form unless you have applied for admission to the University of Edinburgh and have full EASE authentication.

Postgraduate Master's Online Scholarship Application

Notification

A Selection Committee will meet to select the scholarship holders.

The winners of the scholarships will be announced in June 2016.